Gala 2014

Save the Date - Landmark Center Gala

Friday, November 7, 2014

Black tie optional. Period costume encouraged.

 


Once Upon A Time

Our second annual gala will be an evening of festive merriment as guests are taken back to the Nineteen-teens and the beginning of the Roaring Twenties and the Jazz Age when:

- 1913 Henry Ford developed the modern assembly line.
- Charlie Chaplin debuted his trademark mustached, baggy-pants Little Tramp character.
- World War I broke out and a truce was declared on November 11, 1918.
- Prohibition began in the United States in 1919.
- The modern zipper, the first pop-up toaster, and stainless steel were invented.
- The first Jazz music was recorded.
- D.H. Lawrence published Sons and Lovers.
- Artists Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse became influential.
- The major sport was baseball and the most famous player, Babe Ruth.
- 1920 - Women were given the right to vote.
- 1922 - Construction began on Yankee Stadium in NYC.

 

Gala 
    Photo By: Kristine Erickson
Thank you to our current 2014 Sponsors:    

BWBR

Ideal

M&P

 

St. Paul Hotel

Pioneer Press

xcel

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you to our 2013 Sponsors:    
  • Associated Bank
  • BWBR
  • 3M
  • Building Restoration Corporation
  • Briggs and Morgan
  • Collaborative Design Group, INc.
  • District Energy St. Pau
  • Harrington, Langer & Associates
  • Ideal Printers
  • Leonard, Street and Deinard
  • Mairs & Power
  • Pioneer Press
  • The Saint Paul Hotel
  • Travelers
  • Winthrop Weinstine